The search group isn't the only one with a public forum. If you're a user of Y! Messenger on Unix, you can talk directly to the engineers who build the software in the ymessenger group:

This Yahoo! group is dedicated to enabling users to interact with the development of the Unix version of Yahoo! Messenger. The scope of this list involves but is not limited to:
* Beta Releases
* Feature requests
* User problems and solutions

Not only that, but one of the engineers now has a public web site where you can get more information, downloads, and more. There are RPMs (Debian packages coming soonish) of the 1.0 client available there.

Check it out.

And be on the lookout for new of more Yahoo! groups who are using Yahoo! Groups to talk more directly with our users.

Posted by jzawodn at August 11, 2003 11:17 AM

Reader Comments
# BDKR said:

Sounds like a good thing. I sent them a request for help a number of months back and never got a reply. Maybe they've decided that us non Windows users actually are important.

But that may not be enough to keep me away from Gaim :-^.


on August 12, 2003 06:44 AM
# Paul said:

really.. ive always used gaim

on August 12, 2003 09:23 AM
# said:

how do i get to my messenger form someone else

on August 16, 2003 05:01 PM
# oyinda said:

ps how do i open my messeger now? also i have been unable to open my very first messenger i.e

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on November 4, 2003 11:37 PM
# Robert Stormer said:

trying to get a new acount or have my old one fixeb I try to talk to certain people and it shots down some people i can talk to what will be done its not my machine the problem seems to be with you please fix it I want to use your service but iff it dosent work right then its not worth it and dont try to tell me its me . I know better fix it

on October 10, 2004 01:25 PM
# karthik said:

hello team , In Unix version of
yahoo messenger , r u going to give SMS
facility . If so , please give me the protocol
that yahoo uses . It is not using
the odinary protocol for IM .

thank u

on October 12, 2004 03:42 AM
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